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FPSO HSE Leader At Deep Blue Energy Services Limited

Date Posted: 23/Jul/2014
Deadline: Not Specified

Deep Blue Energy Services Limited (DBESL) is a resource and solution management company that specializes in assisting international/Local companies in identifying Potential market opportunities, assisting with permits, sourcing highly skilled employees, bidding on and negotiating contracts and navigating the often complex political and policy environment of many sub Saharan African countries. The senior management and staff of DBESL have more than twenty years (20 years) experience in successfully operating in the Sub-Saharan African market, during which we have created innovative, user friendly solutions that have opened up new markets and increased the profitability of our clients. We provide a one-stop solutions shop to challenges experienced by our clients including the following:

  • Structuring of partnerships and relationships between local companies and foreign/technical partners,
  • Assistance with permits, business development and understanding of contracting terms and and conditions, as well as sourcing for human resource personnel,
  • providing training/capacity development required to operate within best business practice, even in tough business environments.

FPSO HSE Leader (Lagos)

Position shall be located in Lagos with regular visits to various Yards and Workshops within Nigeria.

The FPSO HSE Leader being based in Nigeria will report on daily basis to FPSO General Manager. Functional reporting line to the HSE Manager in the PMT. Maintain regular contacts with the FPSO Topside DGM and In-Country Works Manager based in Lagos. Ensure that for all FPSO activities in Nigeria, HSE is given the first priority throughout all phases of the project and that corresponding requirements are properly implemented by all involved.
For the FPSO package works in Nigeria, enforcement of project HSE plan and standards in yards exclusively dedicated to the FPSO package works and for yards supporting more than one Project packages, work closely with the Project Rep on each site and the dedicated HSE Supervisory team to ensure full implementation of EPC & subcontractor project HSE plans for such yards.
• Review and acceptance of the Contractor HSE plan. Ensure its full adaptation to the needs of each worksite and work with GM FPSO & HSEQ PMT in proposing additional measures to address their specific HSE challenges.
• Maintain functional and operational relationship with FPSO HSE Manager for FPSO Korea operations & HSEQ PMT in Lagos to ensure implementation of project approved best HSE practices at all FPSO worksites.
• Ensure the implementation of the Project HSE Management System (plans, procedures and specifications) within FPSO Package for all aspects of the work.
• For the detailed engineering phase, participate in design reviews and audit sessions to verify that HSE requirements are addressed in all aspects of design and that the design complies with Client’s HSE Company Rules and General Specifications.
• Provide specialist advice, supports and technical assistance to the Package Manager on HSE matters.
• Provide HSE leadership to the FPSO team at all Nigerian work sites.
• Review all HSE procedures and follow up their strict implementation on FPSO scope and work sites.
• Monitor the EPC contractor and subcontractor’s activities to ensure adherence to HSE requirements.
• Promote the HSE awareness concept to all FPSO activities.
• Ensure implementation of the incident / accident management system (investigation, report analysis, recommendations, development, of corrective action plans and monitoring implementation.
• Coordinate, participate and monitor all HAZOPS, HAZID, HSE audits, reviews, incident and accident investigation, etc.
• Anticipate and advise the FPSO DGM on future HSE resources needs, develop detailed mobilisation and demobilisation plans for all worksites accordingly.
• Establish weekly and monthly Package HSE reporting to FPSO Topside DGM and GM and ensure continuous and proper recording of HSE statistics, including proper reporting from Contractor and Subcontractors.
• In close coordination with HSE team:
o Check on the level of HSE training of personnel employed and ensures medical fitness compliance (company and contractor). Also, participate in the definition of training plans for personnel, and contribute to the development of training courses.
o Ensure implementation of a HSE Induction and Awareness program for the project workforce at each worksite.
o Issue the schedule and drive compliance to approved HSE meetings and audits planning.
o Prepare and disseminate to entire workforce safety alerts and lesson learned from site incidents.
o Ensure follow-up of Contractors HSE performances and necessary benchmarking.
o Assess and enforce HSE prevention measures and methods provided at site during construction phases.
o Ensure implementation of due authorisations and Permit to Work systems at all work sites.
o Lead in implementation of measures towards ensuring preparedness for emergency situations via trainings, exercise and drills.
o Ensure that risk assessment prior to starting new activity is properly conducted and understood by personnel involved.
o Ensure implementation of HSE improvement initiatives through management and workforce participation in safety site tour, robust site HSE reward system and Injury and incident free campaign.
o Ensure implementation of regular hygiene inspections at work site with catering or accommodation facilities.
• During site visit be visible at worksite and available / approachable for discussion about HSE concerns.
• Interface and regularly communicate with HSE PMT on HSE issues.

• fully comply with office security, health and safety instructions.
• stay vigilant and maintain continuous awareness of hazards and surroundings.
• report to Management on any issue they may face or observe and propose way of improvement.
• also take care of colleagues safety and behavior without hesitating to intervene as much as necessary.
• give his own input and making sure the workplace is safe (obviously clean and tidy).
• when in doubt, ask questions to gain clarification.
• fully comply with Security rules about Travelling in Nigeria.

Accountable and directly responsible for:
• Organising frequent site visit and main fabrication subcontractors in Nigeria.
• Full implementation of approved Project HSE Plan and contractual HSE requirements in all activities of the FPSO Package by company team, contractor and subcontractors.
• Creation of safety and security awareness and promotion of best practices with adequate emphasis on COMPANY Golden Rules.
• Ensuring adequate training of personnel involved in the work on HSE related matters.

• Graduate Bachelors Degree (BSc) or equivalent in any engineering or physical science, and formal training in HSE with recognized qualification or certification.
• Minimum 10 years working experience in the Oil and Gas production projects, with minimum 5 years on position(s) of similar HSE responsibilities.
• Thorough knowledge of risk assessment techniques and experience at organising HAZIDS, HAZAN and other reviews.
• Administrative skills including proficiency in typical office applications (Words, Excel, PowerPoint, etc).
• Fluent in English language and ability to communicate well at all levels within the Company. In addition, the candidate must possess very good planning, presentation, negotiations and organizational skills.
• Geographical mobility

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